- 名称(英文): 九日登望仙台呈刘明府 (A CLIMB ON THE MOUNTAIN HOLIDAY)
- 作者(英文): 崔曙 (Cui Shu)
- 分类(英文): 七言律诗 (Seven-character-regular-verse)
TO THE TERRACE WHENCE ONE SEES THE MAGICIAN
A POEM SENT TO VICE-PREFECT LU
The Han Emperor Wen bequeathed us this terrace
Which I climb to watch the coming dawn.
Cloudy peaks run northward in the three Jin districts,
And rains are blowing westward through the two Ling valleys.
...Who knows but me about the Guard at the Gate,
Or where the Magician of the River Bank is,
Or how to find that magistrate, that poet,
Who was as fond as I am of chrysanthemums and winecups?